I'm using this as a Baseline for my KiloTon TL9 ships.
https://tinyurl.com/y8c5uala to the Page.
The Book is free, I have to check if its Public Domain.
TIL in WW2 the
1,845,520 USD of the Liberty Ship. 26,280,204.8
2,522,800 USD of the Victory Ship 35,924,672
3,380,400 USD of the Type C2 Ship 48,136,896
Notice the Ratio of Production comparison. 2700, 500, and 100. It can be a basis for how long it takes to make, a factor that even if you have the funds speed may be a factor.